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American Samoa Special Education Act of 2000

American Samoa Fono Country Resources Child and Youth Disability policies/plans/legislations and service standards American Samoa 31 December 2000 Legislation/regulation child and adolescent, education, equality

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Code Annotated
Title 16 - Educational Institutions
Chapter 16 - Special Education

History: 1977, PL 15-1 § 1, 1993 PL 23-3, 2000,PL 26-33.

"The Legislature of American Samoa recognizing the obligation of the Territory under Article 1, Section 15 of the Constitution of American Samoa to provide “free . . . public education” and recognizing the concept that all children should have available to them educational opportunities that will enable them to lead satisfying and productive lives, hereby declares that it is the policy of the Government of American Samoa and the purpose of this Act to provide a free appropriate public education for all children with disabilities. "


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